The next submission date for IRRF Postdoctoral Scholar Awards is March 15, 2021. The next submission date for IRRF Grant Awards is May 15, 2021. Download forms: HERE. Questions or request for information should be forwarded to Sandra Blackwood either by email, sblackwood@irrf.org by phone, 205-325-8103, or by writing to Sandra Blackwood, Executive Director, The International Retinal Research Foundation, Inc., 1720 University Blvd., Birmingham, AL 35233.

Current IRRF-Funded Research

The IRRF Board of Directors approves up to two years of funding for eight grantees. Below are the current awardees.

Meet the new 2020 IRRF Scholar AwardeesKelman Awardee   Callahan Awardee   Rich Awardee

The next submission date for IRRF Postdoctoral Scholar Awards is March 15, 2021. More Info. Download form: Grant Application.doc Questions or request for information should be forwarded to Sandra Blackwood either by email, sblackwood@irrf.org or phone, 205-325-8103

scEYEnce: Preventing vision loss every day

The scEYEnce campaign seeks to educate the public, the media, policymakers and other key stakeholders about the vital importance of vision research. A working group comprised of 10 organizations dedicated to advancing the study and knowledge of vision science joined together to launch the campaign.

Recent News

IRRF President Michael A. Callahan, MD has been selected as a member

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Photo of Monica Jablonski and team members in University of Tennessee – Memphis labs

Dr. Jablonski is an IRRF-supported scientist at the University of Tennessee – Memphis.

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PROJECT TITLE: Quality control of photoreceptor outer segment proteome Dr. Shinde received

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